Barwon Heads is in fact the complete golfing and holidaying destination with wonderful boutiques, restaurants and beaches, which all make it a relaxed, laid-back and unforgettable experience by the ocean.
Coastal village of Barwon Heads is situated on the Bellarine peninsula (97 kilometres from Melbourne) and very close to the beginning of the world famous Great Ocean Road. Barwon Heads boasts with two most prestigious golf courses, numerous shops (located along the main street - Hitchcock avenue), cafes, restaurants, beaches, fishing spots and a koala sanctuary. There is also a caravan park, pub, bottleshop, IGA supermarket, fish and chip shops, APCO service station, various playgrounds. Bigger variety of shops and services located at the neighbouring town of Ocean Grove.
In the 1990s, Barwon Heads was the primary location of filming for the TV series SeaChange.